As of March 24, 2021 Hepburn and Sons LLC has been selected as a DOD SkillBridge Internship Industry Partner to train and hire transitioning U.S. military service members.
“Our Navy veterans have the knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as heartfelt affinity with their shipmates at sea that make them exceptional employees to support our customers’ missions,”
said retired U.S. Navy Captain Rick Hepburn, President of Hepburn and Sons LLC. “Through the program, we would like to hire top military talent to support our Surface Combat Systems Center customer.”
As an authorized SkillBridge organization, the company will provide service members with civilian work experience before military separation. U.S. military members can apply for an 8 – 24-week
position during the final 180 days of active-duty obligated service. Hepburn and Sons LLC has a long history of supporting veterans and service members. Fifty-three percent of our workforce has served in the military. They are recognized for their commitment to the hiring, professional development, and retention of U.S. service members and Veterans.
Military service members interested in participating in the program are encouraged to apply at https://careers-hepburnandsons.icims.com/jobs/1150/dod-skillbridge-internship/job. Additional details and eligibility requirements can be found on the DoD SkillBridge website.
Hepburn and Sons LLC serves as the trusted advisor to the American maritime industry. Our passion is for naval engineering. Hepburn and Sons LLC’s President/CEO Rick Hepburn served
as Supervisor of Shipbuilding in Bath, Maine, as the Chief Naval Architect for combatant ships (NAVSEA 05D). He is a recognized expert on dry dock construction and operations, as well as ship repairs. After Navy retirement and service in various defense industry executive positions, Rick and his family established Hepburn and Sons LLC to continue fueling Rick’s passion for serving the United States Navy engineering community. The Hepburn family founded the firm in Manassas, Virginia in 2010. The original Hepburn family crest has direct ties to medieval Scotland and was adopted as the company logo. The company also adopted the family motto, “Keep Trust.” As a trusted advisor, Hepburn and Sons LLC is proud to help our nation’s military personnel make the transition to civilian careers. Approximately fifty-three percent of Hepburn and Sons’ employees self-identify as veterans.